BlackBerry announces Good Secure EMM Suites for a new class of mobile enterprise productivity with certified securityWritten on Wednesday, 03 February 2016 05:27
BlackBerry Limited introduced the new Good Secure EMM Suites by BlackBerry, a comprehensive set of mobile security, management, productivity and collaboration offerings including best-in-class app security and containerization, Identity and Access Management, Enterprise File Sync and Share with file level data protection. With the Good Secure EMM Suites users can immediately increase their productivity through a single integrated offering of BES12, Good Dynamics and WatchDox by BlackBerry that allows flexibility of deployment and security options for businesses as their mobile…
Written on Wednesday, 03 February 2016 05:24
Virtual reality (VR) was among the top trends identified at CES 2016 in Las Vegas earlier this month. This industry interest reaffirms the potential of VR, which with its wide-ranging applications is not only transforming entertainment, gaming and business, but is transporting people to places they would otherwise be unable to reach.
Written on Wednesday, 03 February 2016 05:14
The biggest and most important names in the telecoms and ICT industry from the Middle East and beyond gathered under one roof at the 2015 Telecom Review Summit on December 13 2015, at the Intercontinental Hotel in Dubai.
Written on Tuesday, 02 February 2016 12:30
Ranplan has signed a global partnership with Ascom Network Testing to market Ranplan iBuildNet technology, the first all-in-one, heterogeneous network planning, optimization and simulation solution for small cell, DAS and WiFi networks, across both indoor and outdoor environments. Under the brand TEMS iBuildNet, the new Ascom offering will reduce the time and cost of designing and deploying in-building and metropolitan mobile networks to deliver maximum coverage and capacity.
Written on Tuesday, 02 February 2016 12:21
Ericsson and Bangladesh mobile operator, Robi Axiata, have signed a three-year contract to upgrade Robi's 2G/GSM network in the Chittagong and Comilla regions of Bangladesh to 3G/WCDMA and make it ready for 4G/LTE. Existing base stations will be upgraded and Ericsson will deploy a substantial number of additional 3G/WCDMA sites in the same regions, enabling Robi to expand the network to address demand from rapid data growth. Ericsson will roll out network hardware and software and provide integration services for…
Written on Tuesday, 02 February 2016 07:58
Germany based antenna maker Kathrein has opened a new office in Asia-Pacific for regional business and sales management and has appointed Ashwini Bakshi to take responsibility for the APAC region as part of a strategy to enhance its presence in regional markets and to serve customers comprehensively. It plans to add region-specific solutions products to its portfolio.
Written on Wednesday, 20 January 2016 12:09
PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, and Telstra International have signed an IPX multi-service interconnection agreement, expanding their relationship in new market segments and benefiting their respective mobile and multinational customers. Mobile operators connected to PCCW Global IPX can enjoy access to its MobileXchange service suite, which includes VoIPX, VoLTE, LTE roaming, GRX, SCCP and cloud-based applications such as unified communication-as-a-service, security-as-a-service, OTT solutions and more. Emmanuel Bain, PCCW Global’s head of voice business, said: “Our collaboration with…
Written on Wednesday, 20 January 2016 11:42
The Singapore-based Campana Group and Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks, now a subsidiary of Nokia, have announced plans to build MYTHIC (Myanmar-Malaysia-Thailand International Connection), a 1,600 km submarine cable system that will link Myanmar to Malaysia and Thailand with onward connectivity to Singapore, Hong Kong and beyond. According to Campana, MYTHIC will offer a quicker, cost-effective and more reliable solution to meet Myanmar's huge growth in demand for international connectivity and will provide greater route diversity for data traffic. Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks…
Written on Wednesday, 20 January 2016 11:20
The Internet of Things (IoT) has worked its way up from a boardroom discussion topic, to a highly addressed topic at many events across the globe. It has developed into a glimpse of what the future holds for our increasingly digitally connected world. And it’s just the beginning.
Written on Wednesday, 06 January 2016 11:39
Ooredoo Maldives has partnered with Huawei Marine to deploy a fiber optic submarine cable with the aim of boosting broadband services in the Maldives. The 1200km cable will use Huawei Marine's 100G technology and will provide Ooredoo with an enhanced resilient network that can fully address the country's increasing communication needs across developing islands and new resort locations. The Maldives has a 200 percent mobile phone penetration but only 51 percent of the population have Internet access (via mobile networks)…
Written on Wednesday, 06 January 2016 11:37
VNPT-Vinaphone has signed a letter of intent with GlobeOne to offer GlobeOne mobile banking services in Vietnam. GlobeOne claims to be well positioned to capture Vietnam's huge cohort of digital natives converting to smartphones and enable Vinaphone to provide people with mobile-based access to meaningful and affordable financial services from their member banks, and the patent-pending income-building SocialBoost program. GlobeOne claims to provide "a new global platform for a community of networked member banks, corporate members and individual members." It…
Written on Wednesday, 06 January 2016 11:20
IoT platform company Ayla Networks has teamed up with Chinese home appliance maker Changhong to launch a new generation of connected air conditioners. Ayla Networks will provide IoT cloud technology and cloud platform support for Changhong's split air-conditioning products worldwide, and Changhong will also make use of Ayla technology to create smart air-conditioning products in regions outside China. In particular, Ayla's IoT platform will allow Changhong to perform over-the-air (OTA) updates of software continuously. Ayla has established IoT clouds operating…